Home of the Blues

Memphis, Tennessee, the home of the blues and the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, is hosting the Spring North American Bridge Championships. Enjoy bridge by the great Mississippi River as well as the iconic history, celebrated music and unforgettable legends.

Most bridge play will be at the Memphis Cook Convention Center nestled at the north end of Main Street, only a short distance (walking or $1 trolley) from some of downtown’s most notable landmarks, including the legendary Beale Street, located just five minutes away. A soul-stirring blend of delta blues, jazz, rock ‘n roll, R&B, and gospel entertainment along with some great restaurants. For a list of host hotels please click on the Hotel/Transportation link.

The historic trolley can get you from the north end of Main to the South End and anywhere in between for $1. Trolley passes, special rates including senior discounts will be available.